"Oedipus Rex" Book Review by cee-cee

"Oedipus Rex"
An analysis of the character of Oedipus in Sophocles Greek tragedy, "Oedipus Rex."
# 107651 | 1,008 words | 0 sources | MLA | 2008 | US
Published on Sep 09, 2008 in English (Analysis) , Drama and Theater (Greek and Roman)


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Description:

This paper discusses the Greek tragedy, written by Sophocles, "Oedipus Rex." The paper questions whether Oedipus is the puppet of fate or the creator of his own fate or if he can be a combination of the two. The paper then contrasts the characters, Oedipus with Teiresias. It discusses how Oedipus at the beginning of the play contrasts with the Oedipus at the end. It also looks at the theme of seeing and blindness.

Table of Contents:
The Puppet of Fate or the Creator of His Own Fate
Oedipus Contrasted with Teiresias. Seeing and Blindness in the Play.

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